Rhode Island Hazardous Waste Generators regulations & environmental compliance analysis

Rhode Island Hazardous Waste Generators: What you need to know

Governing Law and Regulations

Generator standards: Rhode Island Rules and Regulations (RI Rule) 12.030.003-5

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Organic air emissions standards for large quantity generators (LQGs): RI Rule 12.030.003-8.2A.57; 40 CFR 265, Subpart AA; 40 CFR 265, Subpart BB; and 40 CFR 265, Subpart CC

Generator classifications: RI Rule 12.030.003-3 and RI Rule 12.030.003-5

Federal generator exemptions:

Farmer exemption: RI Rule 12.030.003-2.2F.1 and RI Rule 12.030.003-5.1C.9

Small quantity generators (SQGs) manifest exemption: RI Rule 12.030.003-5.14I.19

SQG and conditionally exempt small quantity generator (CESQG) exception report: RI Rule 12.030.003-5.14I.12

Requirements for all generators:

Prohibitions: RI Rule 12.030.003-5.2

Hazardous waste determination: RI Rule 12.030.003-3 and RI Rule 12.030.003-5.3

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency identification number (EPA ID Number): RI Rule 12.030.003-5.4

Counting your wastes: RI Rule 12.030.003-5.6

Permitted transporters: RI Rule 12.030.003-5.13K, RI Rule 12.030.003-5.14I, and RI Rule 12.030.003-5.15I

Manifests: RI Rule 12.030.003-5.7, RI Rule 12.030.003-5.13K, RI Rule 12.030.003-5.14I, and RI Rule 12.030.003-5.15I

Notification and cleanup of spills and releases: RI Rule 12.030.003-5.13G, RI Rule 12.030.003-5.14F, and RI Rule 12.030.003-5.15F

Inspections: RI Rule 12.030.003-5.11

Hazardous waste generation fee: RI Rule 12.030.003-3 and RI Rule 12.030.003-5.5

Requirements for LQGs:

General requirements: RI Rule 12.030.003-3 and RI Rule 12.030.003-5.1 to 12.030.003-5.13

Community collection centers: RI Rule 12.030.003-3, RI Rule 12.030.003-5, and RI Rule 12.030.003-10.1A

Requirements for SQGs:

General requirements: RI Rule 12.030.003-3, RI Rule 12.030.003-5.1 to 12.030.003-5.12, and RI Rule 12.030.003-5.14

Emergency response actions:


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